Day at the Capitol
Students — meet with your legislators at the State Capitol to advocate for the Minnesota State Grant program! This program provides critical support to over 81,000 Minnesotans — that’s one in three undergraduates at public and private colleges.
2019 Day at the Capitol dates:
- Wednesday, February 13: Augsburg, Concordia College, Hamline, Saint Mary's
- Wednesday, February 27: Concordia University, Macalester, St. Olaf, St. Scholastica
- Tuesday, March 12: Bethel, Gustavus, St. Kate's
- Tuesday, March 26: Bethany Lutheran, Saint Benedict/Saint John’s
What happens at Day at the Capitol?
You'll receive a policy and lobbying briefing including comments from House and Senate members who represent your campus. Then you'll meet with legislators and attend a Q&A session. The Minnesota Private College Council provides training and materials and makes legislative appointments for participants. See schedule examples.